Appeared (as "Andrey") in "Afterplay" by Brian Friel
. Gate Theatre, Dublin/ Gielgud Theatre, London
4 Interviews |
9 Articles |
John Hurt CBE | Sir John Hurt CBE | Sir John Hurt
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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I certainly wouldn't go as far as saying proud, but I'm absolutely amazed I've lasted that long [50 years]. I knew I wanted to act from a very young age - from about nine, really - but I didn't know how to go about it. I had no idea. The world was a much bigger place then. Also you didn't have the communications we have today: now we've all got the internet, we know what's going on everywhere. We...
Out of all working actors in Hollywood, he holds the record for the most onscreen character deaths, 47 in total.
Frequently played character who died. This happened on more than 40 times